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In Spite

Have ever you heard
   The crows sing sweetly?
A singing bird,
   They sing discreetly.

They caw to scoff
   And to berate you,—
To piss you off
   And agitate you.

O.O

Poetry

ENLIGHTENING MONOTONY

I was in Rotary Park again mid-morning.  I missed the dawn because I had too many errands to get done.  So the day had settled into the expected late summer quietude.  308 more words

Birds

Ronovan's Haiku challenge: Red & Bird

Painting by Pieter Bruegel

Blackbird sings his song
Rippling liquid through green shade
Until red sunset.

Black feathered bird lies
on the white snow stained with blood… 16 more words

Poetry

Listen! Do you want to know a secret...

Yesterday I talked a little about the world of noise going on in the times we think of as ‘quiet’, with quiet defined purely as ‘no human-made noise’. 630 more words

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ORIGAMI BIRDS

http://robertokaji.com/2015/08/22/day-twenty-two-tupelo-press-3030-project/

Robert Okaji is a fine, and famous poet–I “borrowed” the origami image from his post, so click the link to read and enjoy his work.  24 more words

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